In this online course Carol Shelkin breaks down all the mystery of how to mosaic a shoe. It is important to follow her step by step course so that you can have a successful project. Carol shares some great tips and tricks that one may not think of when wanting to mosaic this type of object. She also shows in the introduction a variety of pictures of mosaicked shoes so you can see the many different choices that can be used to create this project. Carol shares her full list in the downloadable PDF of all the materials, tools and resources necessary to create this project.
This is a great online course and is taught at a beginner level but with using all the same techniques Carol teaches, you can challenge yourself to create more intricate designs and add more to each of your mosaicked shoes.
Working in a mixed media style with layering techniques, Carol shares here years of experience and talent. To start this course students will learn how to choose their materials and create their background using, tissue paper, glitter, personal photos or art work along with other found objects, baubles and beads. Carol shares all tips, techniques and secrets to create a successful tempered glass mosaic. Using a single piece of tempered glass, Carol carefully explains how to break and use the pieces to create the whimsical art along with other glass for different effects. Carol also explains the best way to create tinted grout using the Santa Barbara School of Mosaic Art liquid tints. This is a no fail project that is great for the beginner or the the more experienced.